Toddler Time: February

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA

Explore the great outdoors alongside your child! We will be doing a short introduction before heading out on a hike. This children’s nature program is geared for children who are 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free

Homeschool Adventures: February

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield

Preschool-2nd Grade: 10:30-11:30am 3rd Grade & Up: 2:00-3:30pm This monthly program is designed for homeschool students to explore the park throughout the year. Each month we will have activities for the two different age groups. The younger age group for preschool through 2nd grade students will meet from 10:30-11:30am. The older group is for students […]

Free

Tap the Sap

Camp Kyle Amphitheater, Jefferson County Park 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA

Help tap a few Maple trees and gather sap! Come learn the maple syruping process from start to finish in this small backyard operation. Program involves a short hike. Please dress appropriately. This program was rescheduled from Monday, February 6th.

The Grassroots Solution to the Biodiversity Crisis

Fairfield Public Library 104 W Adams, Fairfield, IA

Are you concerned about the decline of insects and birds? Head to the Fairfield Public Library for a Zoom seminar with Doug Tallamy. Recent headlines about global insect declines and three billion fewer birds in North America are a bleak reality check about how ineffective our current landscape designs have been at sustaining the plants and […]

Free

Youth Antler Hunt

Camp Kyle Amphitheater, Jefferson County Park 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA

Online Registration Begins January 1st Level Easy: Register Here Level Medium: Register Here Level Difficult: Register Here Enjoy this nature twist on an egg hunt as participants look for deer antlers hidden in the park. Antlers will be hiding off the trails with difficulty depending on the age group. Participants will be hiking off trails […]

Free

Toddler Time: March

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA

Explore the great outdoors alongside your child! We will be doing a short introduction before heading out on a hike. This children’s nature program is geared for children who are 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free

Homeschool Adventures: March

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield

Preschool-2nd Grade: 10:30-11:30am 3rd Grade & Up: 2:00-3:30pm This monthly program is designed for homeschool students to explore the park throughout the year. Each month we will have activities for the two different age groups. The younger age group for preschool through 2nd grade students will meet from 10:30-11:30am. The older group is for students […]

Free

Stories of the Sky

Fairfield Middle School 404 W Fillmore Ave, Fairfield, IA

Stargazing without any worry of the weather! Join Jefferson County Conservation for a StarLab program at the Fairfield Middle School. Participants will learn about the stars, constellations, and the Greek Mythology of the stars. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free

Spring Bird Hike

Lamson Woods State Preserve Mint Blvd & E Fillmore Ave, Fairfield, IA

Join Therese Cummiskey and Brittney Tiller for a great morning of birding at Lamson Woods. Discover some of the interesting history of birding at Lamson Woods as we hike around looking for birds of our own to spot. Don’t forget your binoculars!

Free

Toddler Time: April

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA

Explore the great outdoors alongside your child! We will be doing a short introduction before heading out on a hike. This children’s nature program is geared for children who are 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free